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History of the Franklin NH Fire Department By Andrew Nadeau
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Why a history of the Franklin NH Fire Department? The answer may not be important to most citizens, but to a firefighter it becomes most important to know about the men who came before him; the slow... More > progression of equipment from bucket to modern super-pumper and to parallel the profession of the early volunteer with his successor today. Within these pages we look back into time, not only with a nostalgic eye, but with admiration that only this profession can hold.< Less
History of the Franklin NH Fire Department By Andrew Nadeau
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Why a history of the Franklin NH Fire Department? The answer may not be important to most citizens, but to a firefighter it becomes most important to know about the men who came before him; the slow... More > progression of equipment from bucket to modern super-pumper and to parallel the profession of the early volunteer with his successor today. Within these pages we look back into time, not only with a nostalgic eye, but with admiration that only this profession can hold.< Less
History of the Franklin NH Fire Department in Pictures By Andrew Nadeau
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At the request of many of the readers of "History of the Franklin NH Fire Department" published in 2011, this book has been compiled as a companion work presenting a pictorial history... More > chronicling many of the events, equipment and individuals that contributed to the development of the Franklin Fire Department from its inception to the present day. The images within these pages, and their descriptions, are meant to complement the written history that preceded them. Firefighters, their families and friends, as well as historians will enjoy the snapshots in time captured here.< Less
The History of St. Paul Catholic Church of Franklin, NH By Andrew Nadeau
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From its inception in the 1800's until the official closure in 2013 when it combined with another parish, the St. Paul Church and Roman Catholic Faith Community supporting it touched the lives of... More > residents, parishioners and visitors from many areas of New Hampshire and beyond. This book attempts to capture and chronicle the historical significance of the church and its many contributions to the community which it faithfully served for 135 years. Take a trip back in time to learn about the heritage of this small New England church, the people who influenced its development and change over the years and those whose lives were forever touched.< Less
History of the Town of Rochester, N.H., By Franklin McDuffee
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Originally by Franklin McDuffee, 1892. This history starts in 1722, and is Vol. 1. It tells of the beginnings of Rochester, N.H., it's incorporation and charter, proprietory history, Revolutionary... More > period, Church history, it's part in the Rebellion, and more. Note: This is only the 1st volume and goes to 378 pages. < Less
Shoes with Buttons: Remembrances by Louise Margaret Johnson By Louise Margaret Johnson
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The shoes were always black. Black was better, grandfather said. More practical. Better dyes. Martin Jordan should know. He was a shoemaker and practical German immigrant. Practical realities drove... More > life in that era. Soup made from chicken feet, salvaging unburnt coal from the furnace ashes and winters with daily doses of cod liver oil. "We were in poverty, but we didn't even know it." So recalls Louise Margaret Johnson in Shoes with Buttons. She relates childhood memories including simple joys such as Baby Ruth candy bars (the Babe was still playing baseball at the time), mittens made from socks, and Maypole dances. These memories, woven together become a story traversing adversities, as well as surprising opportunities, including a scholarship to an exclusive girl's camp that changed the direction of her life. The result is a book tht helps us understand yesterday, as well as providing an example of how to reach for tomorrow.< Less
Shoes with Buttons: Remembrances by Louise Margaret Johnson By Louise Margaret Johnson
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The shoes were always black. Black was better, grandfather said. More practical. Better dyes. Martin Jordan should know. He was a shoemaker and practical German immigrant. Practical realities drove... More > life in that era. Soup made from chicken feet, salvaging unburnt coal from the furnace ashes and winters with daily doses of cod liver oil. "We were in poverty, but we didn't even know it." So recalls Louise Margaret Johnson in Shoes with Buttons. She relates childhood memories including simple joys such as Baby Ruth candy bars (the Babe was still playing baseball at the time), mittens made from socks, and Maypole dances. These memories, woven together become a story traversing adversities, as well as surprising opportunities, including a scholarship to an exclusive girl's camp that changed the direction of her life. The result is a book tht helps us understand yesterday, as well as providing an example of how to reach for tomorrow.< Less